June 22, 2021
Russell E. Saltzman remembers a funeral for a parishioner in his days as a Lutheran pastor, "A nice fellow," he writes, "with a plain garden variety dementia, not Alzheimer's, not the sexy one everybody knows about." He says the fellow "shrank in upon himself, became less and less of himself, shriveling and his world with him." He would sit, quietly alone, as the end approached. "Where was his memory?" Russ wonders. "Where was he?"
January 04, 2021
In the live video broadcast from the Apostolic Palace, the pope said that “things will get better to the extent that, with God's help, we work together for the common good, putting the weakest and most disadvantaged at the center.”
February 03, 2017
Overwhelming sorrow and loss are what the saints mean by the 'mystery of the Cross'
September 08, 2016
Book review: Where is God in Suffering? by Brendan Purcell
January 18, 2015
Former street child asks Pope why God allows suffering
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